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    Amakhala Safari Lodge

    N2, between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, Amakhala Game Reserve 6070, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (288)
    Room & Suite (55)
    Dining (16)
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good15%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “plunge pool” (23 reviews)
    “the reserve” (29 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 15 September 2016

    First, let me say that Safari Lodge was beautiful, the staff was very friendly (thank you Nkosi and Megan) and helpful and the food was excellent, BUT before getting into specifics, don't think that you will see an over abundance of the big 5. There...More

    Thank Lorsecho
    Response from TheSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 24 September 2016

    Dear Loretta We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for such a detailed review. It pleases us to know that your days spent with us at the Safari Lodge were enjoyable, along with the rooms being comfortable and an overall relaxing time...More

    Reviewed 10 September 2016

    A mind blowing stay with the animals right at your front door. ( don't worry no predators near the lodge). we stayed for 4 night and could have stayed longer. Food and service was amazing too but nothing could beat the experiences made to safari...More

    Thank Jack S
    Response from TheSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 11 September 2016

    Dear Safari Lodge Guest (Jack S) Thank you for your great review on TripAdvisor. One of the best parts of what we do, is meeting people from all over the world. Being able to share and teach about our beautiful Wildlife and culture is so...More

    Reviewed 27 August 2016

    We have visited most of the SA national game parks but this was our first stay in a private reserve so were a little nervous on how this would be. We chose Amakhala (3 nights) primarily due to its smaller size and also because the...More

    2  Thank Southendwesthamfan
    Response from TheSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 1 September 2016

    Dear Safari Lodge Guest This is easily the most wonderfully detailed review received by Safari Lodge. The time spent composing it, is very much appreciated. We are ecstatic at the magnificent experience that you were able to share with all of us. Such amazing sightings...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2016

    A difficult review to write as we are locals and used to wildlife. We partook of the winter special and the first night there was only one couple and the second we had the whole place to ourselves. Firstly let me say the suites are...More

    Thank StephenXXXXX
    Response from TheSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 1 September 2016

    Dear Stephen Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review. We appreciate the comments and are looking at them constructively. We first and foremost would like to apologize for the lack of interaction between yourselves and management. We have addressed the...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2016

    I don"t have enough words to express how awesome was staying in Amakhala! Very beautiful place, nice food, all the staff was absolutely amazing, very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Awesome safari game drives, very knowledgable and enthusiastic guides and great work people doing there for...More

    Thank Justina P
    Response from TheSafariLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Amakhala Safari LodgeResponded 1 September 2016

    Dear Justina Such a beautiful review. Thank you so very much for your time taken to write it. Our staff will be so excited to hear of your wonderful comments. We trust that you will visit us again soon. Safe travels :) Warmest Regards The...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Amakhala Game Reserve
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    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Justineweeks | Property representative |
    Hi, thank you for contacting us with your question about tips. There isn't really a standard rate for tipping butlers and rangers. The tips range between a couple of hundred rand to a couple of thousand. The standard when... More
    24 March 2015|
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    Response from TheSafariLodge | Property representative |
    Hello Our prices are all inclusive- Accommodation, Meals, Game drives and most drinks. Regards Mike( owner)
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    "All great, the ones with the slightly longer walks, are quieter, as further from bar, larger swimming pool..."
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    "Overlooking the watering hole."
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    "All bungalows have wondeful views"
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    "A room that overlooks the watering hole."
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